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June Issue 3 2012

Murder charges filed in airman’s death

An U.S. Air Force airman based at Joint Base Elemendorf-Richardson was indicted last week on murder and tampering with evidence charges in the April killing of fellow airman Clinton Reeves.

1 killed, 3 hurt in IED attack June Issue 2 2012

1 killed, 3 hurt in IED attack

The U.S. Army said a 20-year-old paratrooper with the 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division was killed and three others were wounded in an improvised exposive device attack on their Mine-Resistant Ambush-Protected vehicle on June 9 in the city of Tore Obeh, Afghanistan.

Combat fishing June Issue 2 2012

Combat fishing

At 4 a.m. on a Thursday, the sun was rising above the mountains as fire trucks lined the streets next to the fishing docks here May 24.

Army private dies in German hospital June Issue 2 2012

Army private dies in German hospital

The U.S. Army said a 22-year-old soldier on his first deployment to Afghanistan died June 4 in Landstuhl, Germany, where he was receiving medical treatment for injuries suffered in a June 1 attack in Khost Province.

Soldier dies from wounds suffered June 1 June Issue 1 2012

Soldier dies from wounds suffered June 1

Army says 22-year-old private first class was on his first deployment

‘The best feeling in the world’ June Issue 1 2012

‘The best feeling in the world’

After returning home from a yearlong deployment to Afghanistan, Sgt. 1st Class Maximo Cabrera got to do something he’s never done — hold his daughter.

Army team climbing Mount McKinley May Issue 4 2012

Army team climbing Mount McKinley

Ceremony held to honor ‘the best of the best’ in scouting May Issue 4 2012

Ceremony held to honor ‘the best of the best’ in scouting

On May 7, six friends shared one last adventure the same way they’ve spent much of their young lives — together.

Warm welcome home for Maj. Gen. Garrett May Issue 4 2012

Warm welcome home for Maj. Gen. Garrett

The newest commander of the U.S. Army in Alaska is no stranger to the 49th state.

Maj. Gen. Garrett takes command of U.S. Army Alaska May Issue 3 2012

Maj. Gen. Garrett takes command of U.S. Army Alaska

Maj. Gen. Michael Garrett took over as commander of the U.S. Army Alaska during a ceremony held Thursday, May 17 at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson. He takes over from Maj. Gen. Raymond Palumbo.